The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 118 125 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.50% 22.36% 25.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.42% 22.81% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 116 115 131
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
Developer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
578 548 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.54% 98.03% 92.82%
Number of salaries quoted 448 452 449
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Swindon region.

Developer Salary Trend in Swindon

Developer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 175 (63.18%) .NET
2 173 (62.45%) C#
3 161 (58.12%) JavaScript
4 138 (49.82%) ASP.NET
5 130 (46.93%) HTML
6 129 (46.57%) CSS
7 120 (43.32%) jQuery
8 112 (40.43%) SQL
9 111 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
10 105 (37.91%) MVC
11 96 (34.66%) SQL Server
12 86 (31.05%) .NET Framework
13 67 (24.19%) HTML5
14 65 (23.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 61 (22.02%) XML
15 61 (22.02%) OO
16 58 (20.94%) Java
17 53 (19.13%) Oracle
17 53 (19.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 52 (18.77%) Microsoft
19 49 (17.69%) CSS3
20 47 (16.97%) Web Services
21 46 (16.61%) OOD
21 46 (16.61%) LINQ
22 44 (15.88%) Scrum
22 44 (15.88%) Waterfall
23 42 (15.16%) SOAP
24 37 (13.36%) TDD
25 36 (13.00%) WCF
26 32 (11.55%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (9.39%) Tomcat
2 18 (6.50%) Apache
3 12 (4.33%) CMS
4 6 (2.17%) WordPress
5 4 (1.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.44%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.08%) Kentico
6 3 (1.08%) nginx
6 3 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.08%) IIS
7 1 (0.36%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.36%) Liferay
7 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.86%) Photoshop
3 9 (3.25%) Fireworks
3 9 (3.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Heroku
3 1 (0.36%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.44%) Firewall
1 4 (1.44%) SAN
2 3 (1.08%) VoLTE
2 3 (1.08%) LTE
2 3 (1.08%) VoIP
2 3 (1.08%) SS7
3 2 (0.72%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.36%) SSH
4 1 (0.36%) DHCP
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (34.66%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (7.58%) MySQL
4 18 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.89%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.81%) DB2
10 4 (1.44%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.44%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.44%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.72%) OLAP
11 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.36%) Big Data
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (7.94%) Subversion
2 17 (6.14%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.05%) JUnit
4 7 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.53%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.17%) Selenium
5 6 (2.17%) SoapUI
6 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.08%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.36%) RSpec
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.36%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.36%) Sublime Text
8 1 (0.36%) Maven
8 1 (0.36%) Ant
8 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 32 (11.55%) Finance
2 29 (10.47%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.58%) Retail
4 18 (6.50%) Banking
5 12 (4.33%) Advertising
6 8 (2.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.53%) Marketing
8 5 (1.81%) Back Office
9 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.72%) Automotive
10 2 (0.72%) Military
11 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (63.18%) .NET
2 138 (49.82%) ASP.NET
3 130 (46.93%) HTML
4 129 (46.57%) CSS
5 120 (43.32%) jQuery
6 86 (31.05%) .NET Framework
7 67 (24.19%) HTML5
8 65 (23.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 61 (22.02%) XML
10 53 (19.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 49 (17.69%) CSS3
12 47 (16.97%) Web Services
13 46 (16.61%) LINQ
14 42 (15.16%) SOAP
15 36 (13.00%) WCF
16 29 (10.47%) Spring
16 29 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 28 (10.11%) JSON
18 24 (8.66%) Hibernate
19 22 (7.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.58%) Computer Science
2 19 (6.86%) User Experience
3 11 (3.97%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.44%) Clustering
4 4 (1.44%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.44%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (1.44%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.44%) Social Media
5 2 (0.72%) Physics
5 2 (0.72%) Open Source
6 1 (0.36%) New Media
6 1 (0.36%) RIA
6 1 (0.36%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.36%) Statistics
6 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.36%) GIS
6 1 (0.36%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.78%) Windows
2 12 (4.33%) UNIX
3 11 (3.97%) Linux
4 9 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (37.91%) MVC
3 61 (22.02%) OO
4 46 (16.61%) OOD
5 44 (15.88%) Scrum
5 44 (15.88%) Waterfall
6 37 (13.36%) TDD
7 31 (11.19%) E-Commerce
8 22 (7.94%) Software Engineering
9 20 (7.22%) Unit Testing
10 19 (6.86%) Web Development
11 18 (6.50%) BDD
12 16 (5.78%) MVVM
13 13 (4.69%) OOP
14 12 (4.33%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (3.61%) OOA/OOD
16 10 (3.61%) Process Management
17 7 (2.53%) Data Mapping
17 7 (2.53%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 173 (62.45%) C#
2 161 (58.12%) JavaScript
3 112 (40.43%) SQL
4 58 (20.94%) Java
5 29 (10.47%) VB.NET
6 23 (8.30%) T-SQL
7 13 (4.69%) PHP
8 12 (4.33%) VB
9 9 (3.25%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.53%) XAML
11 4 (1.44%) C++
11 4 (1.44%) PHP5
12 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.72%) VC++
12 2 (0.72%) Ruby
13 1 (0.36%) AspectJ
13 1 (0.36%) Python
13 1 (0.36%) RPG
13 1 (0.36%) VBA
13 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (7.58%) Degree
2 15 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.89%) PhD
3 8 (2.89%) HND
3 8 (2.89%) MCP
4 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.05%) QA
2 8 (2.89%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 53 (19.13%) Oracle
2 52 (18.77%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.22%) Adobe
4 7 (2.53%) Apple
5 4 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.72%) Sage
8 1 (0.36%) Ektron
8 1 (0.36%) Twitter
8 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.36%) IBM
8 1 (0.36%) HP
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